The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Electronic Commerce (eCommerce)
Rank 39 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 26 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.43% 2.34% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 3.76% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 9
Average daily rate
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£375 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £393
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.71% -
E-Commerce
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
546 346 366
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 72.03% 62.34% 68.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 204 196
Average daily rate £380 £400 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 23
Average hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -24.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.70 £9.00 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £30.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Birmingham region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce.

1 16 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) Middleware
2 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
4 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 6 (18.75%) MySQL
5 6 (18.75%) Retail
6 5 (15.63%) Finance
6 5 (15.63%) C#
6 5 (15.63%) Web Services
6 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (12.50%) Akamai
7 4 (12.50%) REST
7 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
7 4 (12.50%) User Experience
7 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
7 4 (12.50%) HTML
7 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.50%) PHP
7 4 (12.50%) Oracle
7 4 (12.50%) SOAP
7 4 (12.50%) ETL
7 4 (12.50%) Clustering
7 4 (12.50%) TIBCO
7 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.38%) CSS
8 3 (9.38%) Marketing
8 3 (9.38%) Magento

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited E-Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) WordPress
2 1 (3.13%) SAS
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.13%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) PowerPivot
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (3.13%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Magento
2 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) MySQL
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Power View
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) Base SAS
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Moq
2 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Finance
3 3 (9.38%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Billing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Architect
2 12 (37.50%) Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Systems Architect
5 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
6 3 (9.38%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Digital Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) Middleware
3 5 (15.63%) Web Services
4 4 (12.50%) REST
4 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (12.50%) HTML
4 4 (12.50%) SOAP
5 3 (9.38%) CSS
6 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
6 2 (6.25%) MDX
6 2 (6.25%) WCF
6 2 (6.25%) jQuery
6 2 (6.25%) HTML5
6 2 (6.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (3.13%) CSS3
7 1 (3.13%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (3.13%) MSMQ
7 1 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Clustering
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Copywriting
3 1 (3.13%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Asset Management
2 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (12.50%) ETL
3 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (6.25%) Data Modelling
3 2 (6.25%) MVC
3 2 (6.25%) Scrum
3 2 (6.25%) Test Scripting
3 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (6.25%) Use Case
3 2 (6.25%) User Stories
4 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Integration Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Manual Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (3.13%) Project Governance
4 1 (3.13%) Analytics
4 1 (3.13%) OOP
4 1 (3.13%) TDD
4 1 (3.13%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) C#
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) PHP
4 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) TIBCO
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 4 (12.50%) Akamai
3 1 (3.13%) Google
3 1 (3.13%) Adobe
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